Saliniform Sa*lin"i*form, a. Having the form or the qualities of a salt, especially of common salt. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • saliniform — adjective /səˈlɪnɨfɒrm/ Having the form or appearance of salt or of a salt …   Wiktionary

  • saliniform — sa·lin·i·form …   English syllables

  • saliniform — səˈlinəˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: salin + form : having the form or qualities of a salt …   Useful english dictionary

  • saline —   a. salty; n. metallic salt; soluble salt; solution of salt and water.    ♦ saliniform, a. like salt.    ♦ salinity, n.    ♦ salinometer, n. hydrometer measuring amount of salt in a solution …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • salin- — combining form or salini or salino Etymology: saline (I) 1. : salt : saline …   Useful english dictionary

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